MRS OLIVE O. BENTON PASSES AWAY HERE AFTER LONG ILLNESS
Mrs. Olive O. Benton, 75, died about Wednesday (19 Jun 1947) at her home at 515 W. Broadway
following an illness of several months.
Funeral services will be held Saturday at at the Colvin and Son Chapel with Dr.
L.C. Jeffrey officiating. Burial will be in White church cemetery.
Surviving are the husband, George T. Benton one son, A. v. Benton
of Pompano, Fla; two brothers, James Tichenor and Elmer Tichenor, both
of Princeton; one grandson, Kenneth Ballard and a great grandson Kenny Lee
Ballard of Evansville.
Mrs. Benton was born west of Princeton in Gibson county on Jun
1, 1872, and had
lived her entire lifetime in Princeton and Gibson county.
She was a member of the First Methodist church, the DFO of the
church, and the Women's Relief Corps.
Mrs. Benton will be at the Colvin and Son Funeral Home where
friends may call after Friday.